Francesca Comyn

Francesca Comyn

Francesca Comyn is the Sunday Business Post’s Legal Affairs Correspondent. In this role, she drives the Post’s coverage of legal affairs, including litigation, legislation and the law. An award-winning journalist, Comyn was Courts Correspondent with Newstalk (and Today FM) for the past eight years. She was previously a news anchor at Newstalk and Q102 (Lite FM). Comyn is the recipient of a Justice Media Award. She graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 1997 and later completed a law degree at DIT, Aungier Street.

Election 2016: Fianna Fáil on top in bearpit of Cork South Central

Election 2016: Fianna Fáil on top in bearpit of Cork South Central

Cork South Central

Banking inquiry evidence blocked in damages case

Banking inquiry evidence blocked in damages case

Davy claims it was wrongfully coerced by Ulster Bank

Fingleton launches appeal against High Court ruling

Fingleton launches appeal against High Court ruling

The ruling found he was “lawfully subject” to a Central Bank inquiry

Thomas 'Slab' Murphy jailed for 18 months for tax evasion

Thomas 'Slab' Murphy jailed for 18 months for tax evasion

Republican handed sentence at the Special Criminal Court

Lowry to appeal High Court decision for tax offences trial to go ahead

Lowry to appeal High Court decision for tax offences trial to go ahead

Former minister says he will take his case to Europe if necessary

Lowry loses High Court bid to halt trial for tax offences

Lowry loses High Court bid to halt trial for tax offences

Judgment rejects all strands of former Fine Gael minister's case

Danske Bank fails in Commercial Court action

Danske Bank fails in Commercial Court action

Case has yet to go to a full hearing

Blackrock Clinic defeat costs Goodman over €1m

Blackrock Clinic defeat costs Goodman over €1m

Beef baron loses battle with two other shareholders

Fugitive Lynn faces 10 years in jail if convicted

Fugitive Lynn faces 10 years in jail if convicted

Property developer facing prosecution under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 2001

Francesca Comyn: Boots on the ground may not be enough

Francesca Comyn: Boots on the ground may not be enough

Garda groups have long complained about thin resources. They feel they are now being proved right

Clinical trial: the long-running battle for control of the Blackrock Clinic

Clinical trial: the long-running battle for control of the Blackrock Clinic

“It’s a mess,” was the verdict of one source close to the hospital

Blow for Goodman as haircut ordered for Blackrock debts

Blow for Goodman as haircut ordered for Blackrock debts

Judge rules surcharge interest rate amounted to an unenforceable penalty

A nightmare in care

A nightmare in care

Cases of Grace and Ann could be the tip of iceberg, says whistleblower

DPP: no charges on five child abuse files at foster home

DPP: no charges on five child abuse files at foster home

Insufficient evidence in the to press charges

High Court dismisses Fianna Fail activist's gender quota challenge

High Court dismisses Fianna Fail activist's gender quota challenge

Party had discretion in deciding gender quotas, judge said